Blog

  • Blog home
  • Archive
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages

Resilience to extreme events – Hawai’i’s response to the Kilauea eruption

When a volcano erupts, constant communication between leading scientists and emergency responders and planners is absolutely essential. Guest blogger, Michael S. Bruno, from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, shares his thoughts on the response of Hawai‘i in terms of resilience to the current events.

Read more

Sign up to our mailing list for weekly blog updates and occasional newsletters Data privacy policy

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – turning words into action

In October 2018, 2,500 engineers from 70 countries came together to discuss the SDGs at the first ever Global Engineering Congress. Throughout the week it was evident that both organisers (the Institution of Civil Engineers and the World Federation of Engineering Organisations) and attendees were determined for the event to be more than just talking – the motto repeated throughout the week was turning “words into action, and action into impact”.

Find out more.